Log, kept by William H. Pullen, relating to a whaling voyage to the North Pacific and Arctic oceans; Whaling vessel, out of New Bedford, Mass., mastered by James W. White, on voyage Aug. 1850-May 1853; owner-agent: Jireh Perry; built at New York, N.Y. 1824 Topics: White, James W., shipmaster, Perry, Jireh, 1795-1849, Globicephala, Seafaring life, Voyages and...
byNassau (Ship : 1824-1865); Murdock, Henry Clay, logkeeper, b. 1818
Log/journal, kept by H.C. Murdock, relating to a whaling voyage to the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans; 1850 Aug. 7-1853 May 22; Includes descriptions of types of whales seen or taken, accidents at sea, and ships spoken to; and whale stamps and record of purchases from navigation store in New Bedford. Other places represented include Flores Island, Faial Island, Hawaii, Saint Lawrence Island, Diomede Islands, Dominica, Honolulu, Maui, and Lahaina; Repository also has microfilm of the log (Reel... Topics: Perry, Jireh, 1795-1849, White, J. W. (James W.), Anchors, Marine accidents, Seafaring life,...